Are you passionate about clinical trials and want to work with a fun interdisciplinary research team? The Crnich research team is seeking an individual to fill the Clinical Research Coordinator II or Clinical Research Project Coordinator I role to oversee a portfolio of research projects being conducted at the UW and our affiliated VA hospital! The Crnich team is involved in the conduct of research in three areas: 1) design, implementation and evaluation of interventions to improve antibiotic use in long-term care facilities; 2) design, implementation and evaluation of interventions to improve the practice of infection prevention in long-term care facilities; and 3) studying the effects of treatments to improve outcomes in patients suffering from infectious diseases, including bone/soft tissue and COVID-19 infections. The individual hired will be primarily responsible for the conduct of clinical studies being conducted at our affiliated VA hospital.
Initial responsibilities will be focused on human subject recruitment/enrollment, primary data collection, maintaining data quality and assurance as well as managing regulatory and compliance aspects of assigned VA projects. The candidate will also serve as the backup coordinator for other research projects conducted by our team. Successful candidates will also have the opportunity to engage in data analyses and participating in efforts to disseminate research results as well as advanced project management responsibilities (study start up/closeout, preparation and coordination of study site visits and representing the team at national meetings).
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Required: -At least 1 year of prior human subjects research experience. -Understanding of research confidentiality/privacy issues. -Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills. -Strong computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, & PowerPoint.
Preferred: -Experience in project management or team management. -Ability to read, understand and follow a research protocol. -Prior experience in healthcare or public health fields. -Prior experience with the conduct of clinical trials, including subject recruitment and performing informed consent. -Prior experience with IRB protocol development. -Prior experience with preparing study protocols and manuals of operations. -Prior experience preparing project reports, scientific manuscripts, and/or grant proposals. -Prior experience with obtaining and processing microbiological samples. -Skills in spreadsheet construction and analyses. -Skills in database and/or statistical software.
This position may require some work to be performed in-person, onsite, at a designated campus work location. Some work may be performed remotely, at an offsite, non-campus work location.
Appointment Type, Duration:
Minimum $50,000 ANNUAL (12 months) Depending on Qualifications
This position has been identified as a position of trust with access to vulnerable populations. The selected candidate will be required to pass an initial caregiver check to be eligible for employment under the Wisconsin Caregiver Law and every four years.
Hire will be subject to criminal background check requirements.
A period of evaluation will be required.
Applicants for this position will be considered for the titles listed in this posting. The title is determined by the experience and qualifications of the finalist.
How to Apply:
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Clin Res Coord II(RE016) or Clin Res Project Coord I(RE102)
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The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.
Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.
The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).
The University of Wisconsin–Madison has been a catalyst for the extraordinary since its founding in 1848. Our students, staff, and faculty partake in world-class education and conduct prolific research that solves real-world problems. Our guiding principle is the Wisconsin Idea, a commitment to outreach that creates a better future for our state, our nation, and the world. We value the contributions of each person and recognize that diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation.